MSC Apex Student Edition

Download a FREE Student Edition of MSC Apex on your personal desktop

How to Register

  1. Ensure your personal machine meets the following requirements:
    1. Operating system: Windows 7 and 10 only
    2. Graphics device: nVidia Quadro or AMD FirePro only
  2. Register here
  3. Receive approval in 1 week and download

Note, the MSC Apex Student Edition is limited to 50,000 nodes.

Download the Student Edition


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MSC Apex Tutorials

The MSC Apex Curriculum Kit includes 9 walkthrough examples and assignments, covering:

  • Stress, Strain, and Poisson's Ratio
  • Stress and Deformation of a Solid Beam
  • Beam Section and Orientation
  • Prismatic Beams
  • Layered Beams
  • Circular Beams in Torsion
  • Pressure Vessel
  • Normal Modes
  • Frequency Response

The kit is ideal for students currently enrolled in a course focused on mechanics of materials or strength of materials.

Each example includes the analytical solution worked out and may be compared with the numerical answer from MSC Apex.


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